hadassah wax...what the hell is hadassah wax. we're like indiana weather: "if you don't like it, wait five minutes." listen if you have an open mind and are willing to travel thru thirty different genres of music within a short time...occasionally within the same song.... the difference between our band and a lot of the other bands local to this area...would be our um...diverse musical influences... tamara's the neo-hippie...bringing in tastes of everything from the beatles to janis... Topic: Hadassah Wax
Oral historian Jean Freedman interviewed Sarah Harris on May 24, 2002 in Baltimore, Maryland as part of the Jewish Women's Archive "Weaving Women's Words" project. Sarah Kappelman Harris divides her life into three parts: her family, her work with Hadassah, and her work with HIAS (Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society). Born in 1910 to Russian immigrant parents and raised as an Orthodox Jew, Sarah attended Goucher College, graduating with a degree in Romance Languages in 1930. She taught Latin... Topics: Immigration, Motherhood, HIAS, Hadassah
Oral historian Jean Freedman interviewed Nina Lederkremer on May 24, 2001 in Baltimore, Maryland as part of the Jewish Womenâs Archive "Weaving Women's Words" project. Nina Lederkremer's personal and professional lives were characterized by courage and resilience. Born in 1920 into a comfortable family in Poland, Nina's life was torn apart when the Nazis invaded. She escaped by fleeing to Russia and then to Asia, ending up in a displaced persons camp after the war. In 1951, she... Topics: Immigration, holocaust, education, Hadassah
...presents the results of an evaluation of the geotechnical aspects of designing and constructing the proposed Gallery on the Garden in the Park Plaza urban renewal area; describes the site conditions, anticipated subsurface conditions, groundwater levels, foundation requirements, costs, etc.; this item was in the BRA collection.. Topics: Arlington / Hadassah Parcel, Boston (Mass.), Foundations, Groundwater, Soils Source: bplgovdocs
...examines the Arlington-Hadassah parcel in downtown Boston's Park Plaza urban renewal area to identify existing conditions, determine the parcel's development potential (given various applicable restrictions), provide information to prepare a developer's kit and evaluate development proposals; includes staff recommendations; also includes information sheets for each existing building, with photograph, giving such data as parcel number, address, name of building, owner, lot area, assessed... Topics: Arlington / Hadassah Parcel, Boston (Mass.), Buildings, Dates of Construction, Development... Source: bplgovdocs
byMinot, DeBlois and Maddison, Inc; Macomber Development Associates
...includes a summary of findings for the luxury residential condominium component for the contemplated mix-use Gallery on the Garden project proposed for the Park Plaza urban renewal area opposite the Boston Public Garden; also included is the mixed-use anticipated for the Gallery on the Garden (retail, office, residential condominium and parking elements); a copy of this item was in the BRA collection.. Topics: Arlington / Hadassah Parcel, Park Plaza Urban Renewal Project, Boston (Mass.), Condominiums,... Source: bplgovdocs
...a developers' kit seeking proposals for a mixed use (condominiums, commercial, parking) development project in downtown Boston's Park Plaza urban renewal area on a parcel facing the Boston Garden; includes procedures for developer designation, submission requirements, development concept and guidelines, urban design guidelines, pro formas, and a blank form "Redeveloper's Statement for Public Disclosure, Qualifications, and Financial Responsibility"; copies of this item were in the... Topics: Arlington / Hadassah Parcel, Boston (Mass.), Condominiums, Developers' Kit, Development Projects,... Source: bplgovdocs
...this item considers incorporating the existing building at 250 Boylston Street (the Bradley Building) Opposite the Public Garden, into the firm's proposed mixed use (condominiums, office and retail space) development projefct rather than tearing it down; includes floor plans, artist redenderings, cost estimates, pro formas, design considerations, etc.; also includes a report on foundation and underground conditions relating to this proposal.. Topics: Arlington / Hadassah Parcel, Park Plaza Urban Renewal Project, Boston (Mass.), Building Reuse,... Source: bplgovdocs
...the company's presentation to the Boston Redevelopment Authority of it's mixed use (condominiums, office, and retail space) development project for the Arlington / Hadassah parcel in downtown Boston's Park Plaza Urban Renewal Area opposite the Public Garden; describes the project, it's financing, the developer's qualifications with examples of relevant past experience, etc.; includes Redeveloper's Statement for Public Disclosure, qualifications and financial responsibility, and lending... Topics: Arlington / Hadassah Parcel, Park Plaza Urban Renewal Project, Boston (Mass.), Condominiums,... Source: bplgovdocs
The Rural Appalachian Infant Temperament Project followed a group of 80 low-income rural Appalachian children from birth to kindergarten, focusing on two areas of child development: social/emotional functioning and cognitive skills. Subjects were recruited at a Lincoln County, West Virginia, clinic; all were white; and 73 percent had family incomes of less than $10,000. However, this group did not have high rates of other risk factors often associated with poverty. Child temperament,... Topics: ERIC Archive, Attachment Behavior, Behavior Problems, Child Development, Cognitive Development,...
A rapid method for the isolation and identification of viruses from water has been developed. This method allows for the demonstration of viruses in the water sample after only 6-9 hours of incubation, whereas, a time interval of 18-24 hours should satisfy most requirements for water distribution. One must take into account, however, the possibility of 'false negatives' or 'false positives' in the high speed determinations, probably due to impurities of the reagent used in the technique. Topics: DTIC Archive, Katzenelson,Eliyahu, HADASSAH MEDICAL SCHOOL JERUSALEM (ISRAEL) ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH...
...proposal submitted to the Boston Redevelopment Authority for the development of the Hadassah/Charles subparcel of parcel 1 of the Park Plaza urban renewal project opposite the Public Garden on Boylston Street; describes the project and gives cost estimates; includes pro formas, financing, information, a market study, background information on the development team together with examples of relevant past experience, redevelopers statement for public disclosure and financial responsibility,... Topics: Boston Hotel at the Garden, Boston (Mass.), Boston Plaza Hotel Associates, Development Projects,... Source: bplgovdocs
...describes ten projects that will generate jobs and new property tax revenues and recommends that they be approved; projects include: 500 Boylston St., Post Office Square (park and garage), Rowes and Foster Wharves, 99 Summer Street, 150 Federal Street, Ninety-Nine State Street, One Franklin Place, Arlington/Hadassah, 101 Federal Street and International Place; this item was in the BRA collection.. Topics: 101 and 150 Federal Street, Boston (Mass.), 500 Boylston Street, Boston (Mass.), 99 Summer Street,... Source: bplgovdocs
Nancy Sherman was interviewed on October 13, 2010 at the Yiddish Book Center. Nancy Sherman’s interview begins with a brief overview of her family’s history. As Nancy shares details of her maternal family’s arrival in the United States, she describes the success story of her great-grandmother who began as a worker in a sweatshop and eventually became an interior designer. Nancy then describes her life at the border of Queens and Long Island in New York. Growing up, Nancy lived with her... Topics: Family history and stories re. ancestors, Food and culinary traditions, Childhood, Yiddish language...
Carol Wise, a real estate agent and fundraiser for Jewish causes, was interviewed on July 8th, 2007, by Rosalind Hinton. The interview focuses on her experiences of displacement during Hurricane Katrina and her changing ideas of community after she returned home, particularly the heightened importance of Jewish community survival in New Orleans. Her contributions to the rebuilding effort included installing playgrounds and restarting a child care program, Success By 6, with the United Way.... Topics: Jewish Women's Archive (Brookline, Mass.), Jewish Community Center, Shopping malls, Hurricane...
Lois Graber, proud grandmother of 6, spoke about the great importance of transmission of Judaism to her children and grandchildren. She detailed her family background as well as that of her husband, a Holocaust survivor. Lois fondly recalled many stories of her family, including her motherâs familyâs involvement with the Yiddish theater in the Bronx. She especially lights up when recounting tales about her in-laws speaking Yiddish, and her mother in law calling her a treasure. In the 1980s,... Topics: Advice, Family history and stories re. ancestors, Childhood, Jewish Identity, Yiddish language...
Eva Brown was interviewed on January 31, 2012 by Sandra Rubin at the Yiddish Book Center. To learn more about the Wexler Oral History Project, visit: http://www.yiddishbookcenter.org/tell-your-story Topics: Holocaust, World War Two, Western Europe, United States, Family history, stories about ancestors,...
Julie Wise Oreck, a ‘fifth-generation Louisiana Jew’ and philanthropist, was interviewed on July 2, 2007 by Rosalind Hinton. The wife of Marshall Oreck, an executive at the Oreck vacuum corporation, she has served on the boards of many Jewish organizations, particularly those supporting Israel advocacy, youth causes, and education. Displaced from her home by the flooding after Hurricane Katrina, she traveled to Houston with her mother and two daughters, where they stayed in a hotel for... Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Hurricane Katrina, 2005 Personal narratives, Hurricane Katrina, 2005 Press...
Richmond District, Seacliff, Laurel Heights, and Presidio Heights neighborhood newspaper Topics: Brophy, Lori, My favorite cop, Carjackings, Comm./Forum, City College, ESL program at Lincoln,... Source: folio